Dane County FoodWIse

FoodWIse is a free program within the UW-Extension that provides limited-resource families and individuals with nutrition education. The Dane County UW-Extension FoodWIse program responds to community needs with research-based education and local partnerships that support Wisconsin communities.

What is FoodWIse

Learn what FoodWIse is, how we’re funded, and what we do.

Programs & Courses

FoodWIse runs free lessons for families, youth, and older adults who qualify for at least one form of government assistance. Lessons are taught in English, Spanish, and Hmong.

Schools & Partnering Agencies

Learn about FoodWIse partners and the work we do in schools.


Ask one of our staff for more information about what we can do!

State FoodWIse Resources & Programs

The FoodWIse program is bigger than just Dane County! Check out the work being done by FoodWIse in other counties and at the state level, from educational videos, nutrition information, and food pantry safety.

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